Pedal On

Don't Forget Your Bike

Getting to and from Solstice and a wealth of other summer happenings is a breeze on your bike. Read story.

Friday, June 22, 2012

Velo Wings Awards

Anne Chen, Carmen Lozano, and Kim Stanley-Zimmerman win Velo Wings awards for their community leadership in cycling. Read story.

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Student-Led Pedal Power

Leaders at Santa Barbara High School are changing the way youth view bikes, and that’s cool. Read story.

Saturday, May 26, 2012

Pedaling Your Way

Remember, only you know how you feel on your bike. You're the ultimate expert! Read story.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Ten-Mile Block Party

CicLAvia was a dream come true, in the streets of Los Angeles! Read story.

Monday, April 23, 2012

Soulful Frame-Building

If you’re looking for handmade bikes made by Santa Barbarans, check out Aaron Stinner, Lyle Harlow, and Karl Swanson. Read story.

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Bike Corrals

When demands for bicycling improvements come from businesses, decision makers tend to pay attention. Read story.

Saturday, March 31, 2012

From Klunkers to Mountain Bikes

In the early 1970s, young hippie bicycle enthusiasts from Marin County to Los Angeles began riding old Schwinns down mountain trails and fire roads. Read story.

Saturday, March 17, 2012


My dream: a shiny red Huffy Radiobike with motorcycle-style horn tank and built-in AM radio, headlight, two blinders, white sidewall tires, two blinkers, battery power-pack on the rear rack, and more. Read story.

Monday, March 5, 2012

Got Bike Culture?

Three years of bike love, excitement, style, and, most of all, fun. Read story.

Saturday, February 18, 2012

Ciclovía Inspires an Active Community

Few things demonstrate the power of people coming together better than Ciclovía (pronounced “see clo vee ah”), a type of event now happening on a regular basis around the world. Read story.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

How to Not Get Your Bike Stolen

Some basics: Be sure that you are securing your bike to a fixed object that cannot be easily broken, cut, or removed. Chain link or wooden fences can easily be cut or broken. Read story.

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Reduce, Reuse, Re-CYCLE

Recycling is important, but re-cycling is where things really get interesting. Read story.

Monday, December 26, 2011

Hearts Filled with Gold

It’s time to talk about giving. Maybe it’s the holiday spirit — no, not hot rum drinks, but the spirit of caring people who create a bike-friendly community. Read story.

Saturday, December 10, 2011

What Are You Grateful For?

Taking stock of bicycling here in Santa Barbara, we have much to be thankful for: pleasant weather year-round, diverse riding terrain, and a community of thoughtful, fun-loving people. Read story.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011